You can edit the IP allocation policy through the Virtual Machine Properties dialog box.

vApp options must be enabled in order to access these options.

1

Right-click the virtual machine and select Edit Settings.

a

To locate a virtual machine, select a datacenter, folder, cluster, resource pool, host, or vApp.

b

Click the Related Objects tab and click Virtual Machines.

2

Click the vApp Options tab.

The user configurable vApp properties, if any, are displayed.

3

Select IP allocation scheme.

4

Select a network configuration scheme.

The IP allocation schemes determine the IP allocation policy options that are enabed.

Option

Description

OVF environment

Determined by the OVF environment.

DHCP

The IP addresses are allocated using DHCP when the virtual machine is powered on.

5

Choose the IP protocol that this vApp supports: IPv4, IPv6, or both.

6

Click OK.